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The Palette of Narmer

The Palette of Narmer is ubiquitous when it comes to Art History 101 classes and textbooks and in my opinion, rightfully so! This particular piece allows the unamused math major in the back of the class at the very least a look into the history and sculpting ability the Egyptians had established as early as the 1st Dynasty. 450 more words

Art History

BLUE by nasserosman

fisherman captured in menya in upper Egypt

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He was digging for bird-lime fertilizer... when he struck something underground

Sixty-eight years ago a Bedouin villager named Mohammed Ali discovered something that would impact human beings for generations to come.

In the introduction to Thich Nhat Hanh’s book, Living Buddha, Living Christ, it reads: “He was digging for bird-lime fertilizer under a cliff near the town of Nag Hammadi, in Upper Egypt, when he struck something underground. 308 more words

Inspirational

Upper Egypt: 5 Things to See & Do

Southern Egypt is called Upper Egypt because it’s upriver from northern (Lower) Egypt. The Nile is one of the rare rivers that flows northward, from central Africa to the Mediterranean Sea. 347 more words

Egypt

From Bani Sweif with Mobile Phone Camera.

Manager : Hosni ,you have to go ‘Bani Swif’ to visit our factories ,there.

Me : Okay ,Boss! .. (to myself : I have to charge my phone!) 474 more words

Photography